Assistant Director of Food & Beverage

Fairmont Riyadh

Location: SA - Riyadh

12/11/16 17:30
Job Details
Assistant Director of Food & Beverage

At Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, exceptional service and flavours are the hallmarks of every dining experience. Grow your leadership strengths as Assistant Director, Food & Beverage, where you will ensure outstanding operating results through exciting menu offerings and promotions, an engaged team and consistent guest satisfaction.

Hotel Overview:

Located just north of the city, Fairmont Riyadh will be part of a new mixed-use development project comprising the hotel, a convention center and commercial real estate space that will house multinational corporations as well as regional companies. The hotel will feature 287 spacious guestrooms, including Fairmont Gold. Guests will enjoy a selection of dining venues as well as spa and fitness facilities. The convention center comprises 4,000 square meters of meeting and function space.

Summary of Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Food & Beverage, responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

* Consistently offer professional, friendly and engaging service

* Assist in the day to day operations of the Food & Beverage Division, ensuring all service standards are followed

* Execute the delivery of all Food & Beverage promotions and new menus; creating a destination of choice for both hotel and external guests

* Assist and guide the Food & Beverage department achieve their financial and operational targets

* Adhere to the annual budget and administer it in a fiscally responsible manner

* Monitor control of food, beverage, labour and operating expenses throughout the F&B division

* Monitor all guest service standards, constantly seeking ways to improve product and service as well as increase volumes and profits

* Select, train and develop Colleagues to ensure timely recruitment and career growth

* Follow department policies, procedures and service standards

* Follow all safety policies

* Other duties as assigned


* Previous Food & Beverage experience in a senior leadership role required

* Computer literate in Microsoft Window applications required

* University/College degree in a related discipline preferred

* Strong interpersonal and problem solving abilities

* Highly responsible & reliable

* Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment

* Ability to work cohesively as part of a team

* Ability to focus attention on guest needs, remaining calm and courteous at all times

Visa Requirements: The selected eligible candidate will be provided visa to have work permit as per the country law.